Producers...DESKS?!

Discussion in 'Production' started by D Double U, Feb 29, 2012.

  1. D Double U

    D Double U FQ Sessions

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    Easy all,

    My entire studio is currently round my mates house as I dont have a desk (dont ask how it ended up like that...) and I need to move it back.

    Any recomendations on desks? Saw this and was pretty impressed however the foot print is huge...

    http://www.ikeahackers.net/2012/01/music-producing-desk.html

    My requirements are pretty much the same;

    - It should look good
    - Simple and clean design
    - The speakers should be on the same height as my head
    - No larger than 150cm wide by around 70cm deep

    Equipment;

    1x 24" Screen
    1x 13" Laptop
    2x 5" Monitors
    1x 25 Key

    Many thanks in advance!

    Dave
     
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  3. d-low

    d-low I know you got soul

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    no no no, you need one of these

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  4. jimjimjim

    jimjimjim oldskool

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    robhicks1 Nuts about Zoo

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  6. D Double U

    D Double U FQ Sessions

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    robhick1 - Fucking hell thats pennies!

    Was hoping to get some more semi serious responses here, pretty important part of the process, where you sit can aid and inspire output...
     
  7. lostnthesound

    lostnthesound Burns Easily in the Sun

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    Unfortunately, it's a niche market which means anyone selling studio desks will charge out the ass.

    I believe the omnirax web site actually let's you download the specs for their desks, so if you feel like channeling your inner carpenter, you could theoretically take their specs and DIY.

    I would suggest going the ikea route and apply a bit of creativity, that's the current direction I'm headed in right now.

    Cheers!
     
  8. Dubsta

    Dubsta Well-Known Member

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    yeah why spend on a mixing desk from a so called dj / production company when you can just go ikea or even argo's.....youaint got too much studio gear....my desk holds 2xcdjs and mixer....and also my pc and m-audio keyboard...i can use it for mixing and radio shows and then production..i got it from ikea....job done......thr desk wont make you produce any better